The Unbearable Lightness of Writing a Great and Readable History Book

I like that title. Among other invocations [e.g. The Unbearable Lightness of Being] it points to an invasion we are experiencing right now noticed by many; ignored by some, and celebrated by enough people who have never known the past, or have forgotten it. The story happens in and around the 1968 invasion of Czechoslovakia, … Continue reading The Unbearable Lightness of Writing a Great and Readable History Book

Daylight savings: what if Autumn never comes back again?

It is 11:05pm...in less than an hour we will all lose an hour; that absurd concept that no longer serves a purpose anyone can clearly articulate. I am sufficiently annoyed and motivated at once about writing and so it is a good time to start this blog. Above is all I could manage to write … Continue reading Daylight savings: what if Autumn never comes back again?